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. >> the united states will not allow iran to acquire a nuclear weapon. we'll do what it takes to prevent that from happening. all options remain on the table. the president has been very clear and that includes the military option. >> shannon: our ambassador to the united nations says the u.s. will stand with israel and do what it takes to stop oran from developing a nuclear weapon, as israeli prime minister netanyahu says iran is 7 to 8 months away from being able to build a nuclear bomb and demands that the united states give a red line to iran. we start with peter doos gee senator john mechanic cane said an hour and-a-half that he thinks the united states is sing exactly the wrong main to the israelis about whether or not we will have their back, if iran gets closer to building a nuclear weapon. >> we keep tells the israelis not to attack, shouldn't we be telling the iranians that that we are with israel and they should back down. >> reporter: the u.s. bamdass dorto the u.n. says that the united states will do whatever it takes to prevent iran from acquiring the nuclear weapon and the
and indirect fire. for the united states government to simply say it was a spontaneous acted flies in the face of the facts. >> gregg: leland vittert is live in cairo. what is the latest in libya? >> reporter: right now the libyan president is talking about these attacks. he said he wouldn't be surprised if they were preplanned and go through a list of reasons he thinks this has a very sophisticated planning system rather than just spontaneous protests which then turned into attacks. we'll go through what he said. he thought because it happened on 9/11, that led to the idea there was some significance or symbolism for one of these groups that was in some way affiliated. number two, how heavily armed the attackers were. the way they used direct fire and indirect fire as the congressman talked about as they went through the u.s. consulate building. last point, an interesting fact there was really two attacks. that was a follow on attack at the safe house that was used by the con sue lalt officials that these groups knew about. not only did they attack the consulate but attacked the safe house an
by an arlington, va., next. caller: thank you. ron paul needs to abolish the federal reserve or the united states treasury will take over printing money. then the investments would be safe. thank you. host: jeff, republican line, good morning. caller: good morning. as an individual, i have tried to save, realizing that social security was at risk and so forth. i have spoken to people in houston from argentina. frequently. my boss is from argentina. i have to say that if you are unaware of the debt of economic collapse, you really need to find someone who has experienced it. if our credit rating does collapse and we have to pay realistic interest rates, we could not even make the interest on the debt with our taxes, currently. host: jeff, thank you for the call. with the overall debt now in excess of $16 trillion, "the new york times" phrase -- framed it in terms of saving enough. david on the twitter page has this point -- host: shock is on the phone from hawaii, up early on this sunday morning. caller: yes, they have not saved enough. my social security is very minimal. i have been working for m
history. we were actually importing in the united states, 16, 17 million barrels of oil and we're down to 9 million barrels and we now actually export petroleum and you know, diesel fuel and other things to other countries. we're not in the same position and i don't think it's analogous to take this and extrapolate this over 18 months of the arab spring. >> all i'm saying, you just can't say the threat level is zero. it has to be something. that's why we've seen the spike in the last few days this past week in oil prices. >> and todd, it's not necessarily what the protesters want, is to give the government more revenue. >> you know, you've got that right. and i don't think that's smart, but look, the anti-american sentiment is right there. they hate us, always hated us and this is going to move forward. the gas prices are going through the roof as it is, guys, we're already at record high level right now. you can talk about supply and demand all the you want. once you start cutting off the supply, guys, eventually the numbers crisscross and gas prices are moving higher. >> brenda: that
supply-side economists in the united states. mr. me, will -- moore, will you give us your opening statement? >> thank you, your honor. >> very good. >> thank you, members of the jury. i would like to start by saying i believe this trial is a farce and a miscarriage of justice. i work for "the wall street journal" so, of course, i'm going to defend wall street. i would submit and our defense, your honor, boils down to this: that it is the wrong people and the wrong institutions that are being put on trial here this afternoon. now, let me start by making some admissions about some the mistakes that were made by wall street. we were all angry about what happened in 2008 and 2009 and the massive losses. we're all angry at the excesses of wall street, the -- i'll acknowledge the fact that mr. frank made that there was excessive pay to ceos, that there were gaudy parties held by many of the members of wall street, that there were criminals and crooks like bernie madoff. by the way, they are in jail where they belong. but i think it's important to understand that wall street plays an inc
straps. the fact is, it's harder in the united states to lift yourself from poverty now than it was 50 years ago. yet, in the midst of a presidential campaign where the economy is the central issue, we rarely hear poverty mentioned by either candidate. according to a new report by fairness and accuracy reporting, less than 1% of the campaign coverage addressed poverty in any way. that is, at least, directly. consider this, this week's teacher strike in chicago, more than 25,000 chicago teachers went on trike over a mere yad of issues, not the least of which are the teaching conditions in chicago schools. the strike exposed the battle lines between the movement and educators fighting against high stakes testing and a better approach to measuring school performance. driving the battle is educational outcomes to improve economic things for kids. it is always education, which is first and often only mentioned as the cure. that prescription sounds intuitive. what if the premise is wrong? what is robert rector is wrong and it does affect childhood. the average low income child enters kinderg
that. no question their is a presence in the united states and mexican organized crime, but is also russian organized crime and lithuanian and moroccan. but in the scene of county i asked a prominent latino businessman who have frequented, he was happy to talk to me. well-off guy to the chamber of commerce. i said, they're going after the cartels. everyone there rate is an undocumented spanish speaker for the most part. are the cartels? he said it, not quite. local american mexican-americans who have money and are investing basically giving a job to people to grow in the forest and distributing it among latino channels regionally. that was one does opinion. but i need to know was there a mexican organized-crime the presence of this? no. the probationer doing community service. all my fellow volunteers are people doing community service for canada's farming. asked one night with the deal was. he was a latino man on probation for indoor growing. he said, it's here, sophisticated. they will even stuff in stuffed animals and put the head back on the panel. that was one person. one uncon
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